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Florence: Small Group or Private Tour at the Duomo Complex

Product ID: 213777
Join the Florence Duomo Complex tour and discover the most famous monument in the heart of the city and its complementing buildings in a very detailed way with an informative guide. Benefit from pre-reserved entry to all of the Cathedral Complex.
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Duration: 3 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Join this small group or private walking tour for a more personalized and interactive experience
  • Explore the Duomo Museum and learn about Michelangelo’s Pietà
  • Combine local history and art of the mosaics with unparalleled views of the city from Brunelleschi's famous dome
  • Get priority admission to the octagonal Baptistery
  • Enjoy the most famous architectural masterpieces of Florence's religious center in one tour
Full description
Visit the magnificent white, pink, and green marble cathedral complex with its famous dome, dedicated to the Santa Maria del Fiore. Discover why this place is considered one of the several must-see attractions in Florence and enjoy pre-reserved tickets to see Brunelleschi's dome to enter this architectural masterpiece by joining this small group or private walking tour of Florence with a local professional guide.

This tour is a wonderful way to learn the salient facts about this magnificent Renaissance city as you stroll around plazas, museums, and paved streets checking out the grandiose buildings that date back to the 13th-century. The trio of buildings within the pleasant historic center of Florence date back to 1296 and are all UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Your tour of the complex includes St. John's Baptistery, Brunelleschi's famous dome, and the Duomo Museum. The basilica is the third biggest church in the world. Your guide will make your visit memorable and interesting, combining local history, facts, and snippets with the unforgettable views of the city from your privileged access to the bell tower and cathedral dome. The tour includes all pre-reserved tickets to see the Cathedral Complex, valid for 72-hours.
Includes
  • Pre-reserved tickets for the Cupola climb
  • Pre-reserved tickets for the Duomo Museum
  • Pre-reserved tickets for the Bell Tower
  • Pre-reserved tickets for the Baptistery
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Climb to the Dome
  • Small group or private walking tour (depending on option booked)
What’s Not Included
  • Food
  • Transport to the meeting point
  • Interior visit of the cathedral (in high season)
Not suitable for
  • People with claustrophobia
  • People with heart problems

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Meeting point

Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Important information
Not allowed
  • Shorts
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
• There is a climb of 463 steps to reach the dome. There is no elevator
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 6 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.5 / 5
  • Organization
    4 / 5
  • Value for money
    3.8 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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IIaria was sensational! I can only thank you again. With such a tour always happy to go. She really excited us for the old masters. Recommended. If you are afraid of heights, you should think about it. The inner galleries in the dome could then be difficult. But at the top you are compensated for it and the 460 steps are forgotten ... until the descent

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23 April 2019

Chiara was very knowledgeable and great host. She gave us many historic and artistic details during the tour

19 November 2019

pleasant little group, very nice and inspiring explanations by Guide Chiara ... grazie

26 September 2019

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Product ID: 213777